Lucanian Red-Figure Skyphos: Sphinx
An ancient Lucanian Greek large red-figure skyphos with a seated diademed female sphinx on each side, with palmettes under the handles.
Lucania, Magna Graecia, Southern Italy.
Published: K. Schauenburg , Studien zur unteritalischen Vasenmalerei, vol. XIII (Kiel, 2005), no. 67, pl. XXIX.
Formerly in the Jerome Eisenberg collection, New York; previously in the Tollmann collection, Cologne, acquired, in the 1960s.